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Justice is merely incidental to law and order.
J. Edgar Hoover
It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.
James A. Baldwin
Criminal justice, as it pertains to the Goldmans and Morgan Stanleys of the world, is not adversarial combat, with cops and crooks duking it out in interrogation rooms and courthouses. Instead, it's a cocktail party between friends and colleagues who from month to month and year to year are constantly switching sides and trading hats.
Our daily deeds as ordinary South Africans must produce an actual South African reality that will reinforce humanity's belief in justice, strengthen its confidence in the nobility of the human soul, and sustain all our hopes for a glorious life for all.
To threaten the institution is to threaten fair administration of justice and protection of liberty.
The most important thing is the indigenous people are not vindictive by nature. We are not here to oppress anybody - but to join together and build Bolivia, with justice and equality.
Justice... is a kind of compact not to harm or be harmed.
Justice must always question itself, just as society can exist only by means of the work it does on itself and on its institutions.
If any difference should be made by law between husband and wife, reason, justice and humanity, if their voices were heard, would dictate that it should be in her favor.
Those who today still feel a sense of impotence can do something: they can support Amnesty International. They can help it to stand up for freedom and justice.
I am a strong believer that without justice, there is no peace. No lasting peace, anyway.
I have loved justice and hated iniquity: therefore I die in exile.
Pope Gregory VII
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
Justice is the foremost virtue of the civilizing races. It subdues the barbarous nations, while injustice arouses the weakest.
Discretion is nothing other than the sense of justice with respect to the sphere of the intimate contents of life.
We do believe that freedom, the right to choose, the right to vote, respect and justice is the fundamental right of all people. All people must obtain these rights.
I think you're going to find out that westerns will be coming back. It's Americana, it's part of our history, the cowboy, the cattle drive, the sheriff, the fight for law, order and justice. Justice will always prevail as far as I'm concerned.
The only justice is to follow the sincere intuition of the soul, angry or gentle. Anger is just, and pity is just, but judgement is never just.
D. H. Lawrence
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the law of our Creator, the law of humanity, justice, equity - the law of nature and of nations.
I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever.
There really can be no peace without justice. There can be no justice without truth. And there can be no truth, unless someone rises up to tell you the truth.
If you see oppression of the poor, and justice and righteousness trampled in a country, do not be astounded.
Censorship is to art as lynching is to justice.
Henry Louis Gates
The American flag is an enduring symbol of liberty, democracy, and justice. It is fitting that the House act to protect it as we approach our nation's birthday, and as our men and women in uniform rally behind it in Iraq's battlefields.
Justice has nothing to do with what goes on in a courtroom; Justice is what comes out of a courtroom.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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